By Brian Schultz
A 32-year-old Winnipeg man is in police custody after pointing a handgun at a person outside of Health Sciences Centre on Wednesday.
Police were at the hospital on an unrelated matter at around 12:40 p.m. when the incident occurred.
They quickly responded to a sidewalk in the 700 block of William Avenue and placed the man under arrest.
Police say the suspect approached an unknown man when a confrontation escalated. The handgun was later tossed on the lower roof of HSC and recovered by police.
Gregory Charles Klyne has been charged with possession of a weapon.